Yair Ettinger (Haaretz) and Haaretz Service

A Pope?s Prayer: Pope Benedict XVI, on the second day of his visit to Israel, prayed at the Western Wall in Jerusalem. On Tuesday, Israel?s Sephardi Chief Rabbi urged the pope to declare that the Jews belong in Israel

Israel's Chief Rabbi Urges Pope To Declare That Jews Belong in Israel

Israel’s leading rabbis on Tuesday told Pope Benedict XVI that it was his duty to spread the message that the Jewish people belong in the Land of Israel.